Revitalizing traditional houses in Esna, Luxor.
Revitalizing traditional houses in Esna, Luxor.

Revitalizing traditional houses in Esna, Luxor.
Revitalizing traditional houses in Esna, Luxor.

The proposed design for Al-Amrikiyya Area Assessment and Upgrading Project, 6th of October City.
The proposed design for Al-Amrikiyya Area Assessment and Upgrading Project, 6th of October City.

Revitalizing traditional houses in Esna, Luxor.
Revitalizing traditional houses in Esna, Luxor.

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OUR VISION

"Inclusive cities thrive with innovative,

participatory and viable solutions."

OUR MISSION

Takween’s mission focuses on innovative and concrete solutions that have been researched, tested and implemented to meet the needs of communities and their specific built environments to achieve inclusive urban spaces that will thrive for generations to come.  With this mission, Takween aims to improve the quality for inhabitants living in cities across Egypt and the Middle East.

OUR SERVICES

Urban

Planning

Adopting Participatory Action Planning rather than top-down conventional urban planning approaches, blueprints or readymade solutions through an incremental and dynamic process that caters for human inventiveness to achieve long-term goals;

Architectural

Solutions &

Implementation

Providing highly effective design and engineering solutions that focus on cost effectiveness; and social, cultural and environmental sensitivity.  We ensure that the aforementioned qualities are well communicated throughout our design packages and documents, so they are effectively implemented on site;

Urban Design

& Upgrading

Refurbishing public spaces (streets, gathering nodes and squares) into places for social integration and human creativity through active community participation and intelligent technical design to improve hygienic conditions and support positive economic opportunities;

Research

Conducting urban research that focuses on urban policy analysis and its impact on the city and its dwellers. Our analysis is largely based on the Right to the City approach. Our research results are published in a way that is accessible to the public on our website. This allows us to open a public discussion on pressing urban issues;

Heritage Conservation & Management

Injecting life in historic areas through integration of highest conservation standards together with sensitive design and effective socioeconomic initiatives through planning and implementation of integrated conservation interventions;

FEATURED PROJECTS

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Heritage Awareness School Trip

 

Event Type: Ongoing Event
Date: Mondays 2/9/2020

Location: Esna, Luxor

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